Summit Africa RecruitmentSummit Africa Recruitment
Job title: Product Manager
Employment type:Full Time
Experience:4 to 8 years
Salary:R45000 to R65000
Job published:18 March 2021
Job reference no:19493553

Job Description

Responsibilities:

• Contribute to the platform vision and roadmap
• Deeply understand our customer’s needs and challenges
• Write specifications for new and updated epics and user stories
• Approve the development results (UAT)
• Document and communicate newly released features to stakeholders
• Align and communicate with internal stakeholders (sales, compliance, legal, product managers, etc)
• Work closely with development team
• Gather feedback from customers, partners and stakeholders
• Good understanding of local payment market – Africa (South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya and ROA)
• Stay up-to-date with industry trends and players

Professional Requirements:

• 2-3 years’ experience working as a Product Manager or Business Analyst
• Payments/Banking/Financial Services experience preferred
• Experience in Africa – South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya and ROA
• Experience working with Development teams using agile methodology
• Experience within web, online and ecommerce/payments systems preferred
• Exposure into the Africa Landscape

Desired Skills:

• Superb articulation, communications, and overall leadership capabilities
• Technical and development background - demonstrated relevant experience
• 5+ years of product management experience
• Customer-facing experience – a must
• Experience in a Technology Company
• Experience working with large complex systems
• Experience in the fintech– an advantage

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